WELCOME TO The Major R. Owens Health & Wellness Community Center

We are a community space serving Crown Heights, Brooklyn, and New York City. With a focus on promoting local organizations and individual growth, The Major R. Owens Health & Wellness Community Center includes event space and athletic programming.

The Carey Gabay Recreation Center
The largest space within the Major Owens Center, this is where you’ll find health and wellness activities, event space, and offices for local non-profit organizations. The Carey Gabay Recreation Center includes basketball courts, multipurpose turf fields, and a 6-lane lap pool.
Community organizations
The Major Owens Center is a place for local organizations to come together around united goals of community support and social justice. Learn about all the incredible nonprofits operating within the Major Owens Center, and find out how you can get involved.
Betty Carter Auditorium for the Arts
The Betty Carter Auditorium is a community event space available for public and private functions, plus programming from our partner organizations within the Major Owens Center.
Brooklyn Plaza Medical Center
As a further investment in community health and wellness, The ARCH is home to a full-service medical center offering comprehensive care in the fields of family medicine, general dentistry, and women’s health services.